Category: Wisconsin Timber Rattlers

Jay Feliciano with Perfect Night in Timber Rattlers 10-4 Victory

After opening the season with three games against the Beloit Snappers, the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers traveled to Iowa to take on the Clinton LumberJacks. It may have been Clinton that had the mighty offensive name, but it was Wisconsin that came with the big bats, scoring 10 runs, led by Jay Feliciano who was a…

Nelson Hernandez Tosses Timber Rattlers to 4-2 Victory

It had been a tough start to the 2018 Midwest Season for the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers, as they had dropped their first two games of the season, including a 10-1 loss in their home opener. They were in need of a big performance from their pitching staff, and got just that as Nelson Hernandez combined…

Austin Beck Drives in 4, Snappers Put Bite on Timber Rattlers, 10-1

The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers returned home Saturday for their home opener, but found the Beloit Snappers to be extremely rude guests. Three hits and four RBI by Austin Beck paced the Sanppers offense, and Wyatt Marks tossed five outstanding innings as Beloit won 10-1. It looked like Wisconsin starter Alec Bettinger would roll through the…

Error Gives Beloit Snappers Opening Night Victory in Extra-Innings, 4-3

It was opening night in the Midwest League as the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers traveled to take on the Beloit Snappers. The two teams were tied through regulation, forcing extra-innings where the implementation of the international rule, along with a throwing error, helped Beloit to earn the 4-3 victory. Mickey McDonald was 2-2 for the Snappers,…

Wisconsin Timber Rattlers Begin 2018 with Four Future Stars

What should keep Brewers fans drooling for years to come is that the talent is not exclusive to the Major League level. Bleacher Report ranks the Milwaukee organization as the seventh best minor league system, as there are blue chip prospects throughout the organization, including with the Mid-A Wisconsin Timber Rattlers.

Six-Run Sixth Sends Wisconsin Timber Rattlers to 7-2 Victory

For five innings Saturday afternoon, the Peoria Chiefs were dominating the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers. Starter Ryan Helsley (0-1) retired the first 12 batters he faced before finally yielding back-to-back singles to start the fifth. He was rolling, but a six-run sixth inning erased a 1-0 lead for the Chiefs and powered the Timber Rattlers to…

Wisconsin Timber Rattlers Toss 4-Hitter to Down Peoria 4-0

Wednesday afternoon, the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers got their offense going, pounding the Burlington Bees for 16-hits and 10-runs. Thursday, it was time for their pitchers to get into the act, as three combined to toss a four-hit shutout of the Peoria Chiefs to win 4-0. Jordan Yamamoto started for Wisconsin and looked real sharp through…

Isan Diaz Leads Timber Rattlers Onslaught, Down Bees 10-4

It has been a tough start to the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers season so far, especially in their inability to score runs. Heading into Wednesday’s early contest, the team was 1-5 and had scored just 15 runs in their first six games. It was not the kind of start the team was hoping for after starting…

Bees Sting Wisconsin Timber Rattlers with Walk-Off Win, 4-3

Last season began badly for the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers, as they were 0-6 early on. The Burlington Bees played a big role in that start, taking the first three games of the season to set the tone for Wisconsin early. The Timber Rattlers will not start the season with six-straight losses, but the Bees are…

Late Rally Falls Short as Timber Rattlers Split Double-Header

The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers got off to a great start on Sunday, winning their home opener in the first game of a double-header. Troy Stokes, Jr. and Trucker Neuhaus led the way in the 4-2 win, but the second game was to be a different story, as the Beloit Snappers took a 4-1 lead into…

After scoring one-run on opening night, the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers got off to a hot start, jumping out to a 4-1 lead heading into the bottom of the fourth. Then a double avalanche occurred, as the Beloit Snappers scored seven-runs in the inning to take the lead, and snow came ending the game after five…

Kyle Friedrichs Dominates to Lead Beloit to 2-1 Win Over Timber Rattlers

Right-hander Kyle Friedrichs showed enough at short-season Vermont last year to make the Oakland Athletics believe that he was ready to move to the next level of A-ball. In the season opener for the Beloit Snappers he proved that their faith was not misguided at all. The righty went five innings, allowing just one hit…

Cody Ponce, David Burkhalter Stymy Snappers for Wisconsin Timber Rattlers

It must have been quite a boring game for most of the fans in Appleton, WI on Sunday afternoon. It might have been really boring, but the home crowd left happy as their Wisconsin Timber Rattlers scored three runs early, then held on the for the 3-2 win. In between was a lot of zeros.…

Brandon Diaz Leads Wisconsin Timber Rattlers to 8-5 Victory

The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers showed that this team has some serious bite to them when they need it. They also proved that when they need to mount a big rally they have the quick reaction to erase a deficit and turn it into a lead. All of those characteristics were on display Saturday night as…

Wisconsin Timber Rattlers Bats Silenced Again by Kernels

For the second game in a row the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers found themselves unable to solve the puzzle that is the Cedar Rapids Kernels pitching staff. After recording just four-hits in a 4-0 loss to the visitors Monday night, the home team was held to just 2-hits in a 3-2 loss Tuesday afternoon. Luke Westphal…

Sam Gibbons, Bullpen Shutdown Wisconsin Timber Rattlers 4-0

Just five starts into his single-A career, Cedar Rapids Kernels starter Sam Gibbons showed that he has the stuff to make the Minnesota Twins prospect a real find within the organization. After battling in three of his first four starts, the right-hander shutdown the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers for six innings, allowing just two hits in…

Wisconsin Timber Rattlers Split Double-Header with Beloit

Saturday’s rain out moved the game to Sunday, creating a set of 7-inning games in the double header. Both were close affairs, as the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers won the first game 4-2, before dropping Game 2, 3-2. In the first contest, the Timber Rattlers sent Angel Ventura to the mound, looking for his third win…

Kori Medeiros Brings Bite to Wisconsin Timber Rattlers 5-1 Win

For the sixth time in his last seven starts, Wisconsin Timber Rattlers left-hander Kodi Medeiros delivered a start where he allowed two runs or less, this time allowing a lone unearned run in a 5-1 victory over the Beloit Snappers. His pitches were especially sharp on this night, holding the home team to just one…